Joint SCISAT/Odin
Science Team Meeting

October 19-21, 2015

York University

The Joint SCISAT/Odin Science Team Meeting will be held at York University in Toronto, Ontario. This meeting will bring together the Odin and SCISAT teams with colleagues from Environment Canada and other satellite teams to discuss current and planned studies and potential new missions and data sets. In addition to the usual speakers at ACE and OSIRIS/SMR science team meetings, speakers from other missions, space agencies, modelling groups and validation teams are invited to participate. Potential new users of the SMR, OSIRIS and ACE data sets are particularly encouraged to attend.

  • Attendee Registration
  • Location: York University, Toronto, Canada
  • Address:
    4700 Keele Street
    Toronto, Ontario
    M3J 1P3
  • Agenda: Draft



Holiday Inn Yorkdale
 (416) 789-5161
 3450 Dufferin Street, Toronto

Holiday Inn Yorkdale can be reached from Highway 401 and is a short drive from York University. The Holiday Inn Yorkdale (located near Yorkdale Mall) is two subway stops south of Downsview Station.

Holiday Inn Bloor
 (416) 968-0010
 280 Bloor Street West, Toronto

For easier access to downtown, the Holiday Inn Bloor near St. George is a good choice. It is between St. George and Spadina Stations, a straight run down the Spadina Line from Downsview Station.

A block booking has been made at the Holiday Inn Bloor. Instructions on making a reservation are found here

Novotel Toronto North York
 (416) 733-2929
 3 Park Home Avenue, Toronto

Novotel is located on the Yonge Subway Line at the North York City Center Station.

More Hotels

Courtyard Marriott
 150 Interchange Way, Toronto

Maryam Hotel
 (416) 850-6666
 170 Willowdale Ave, Toronto

Global Guest House
 (416) 923-4004
 9 Spadina Rd, Toronto
Super 8
 (905) 760-2120
 3400 Steeles Avenue W, Toronto

 (416) 630-8100
 3710 Chesswood Dr, Downsview


To/From Airport

The nearest major airport is Toronto's Pearson International Airport. Traveling to/from Pearson International can be done via the Union Pearson Express but also can be done by local bus/subway. Additional information on arriving and departing the airport can be found here.

The cost of a taxi from the airport to York University is $54.00 CAD. The cost of a taxi from the airport to the CN Tower (Downtown Toronto) is $53.00 CAD. These prices can be found here.

Local Transportation - Public Transit

City Bus/Subway
 Route 196 from Downsview Subway Station
 Route 196B from Shepherd Subway Station
 Route 60C from Finch Subway Station

GO Transit
 Bus/Train from outside Toronto

Local Transportation - Taxi

Beck Taxi
 (416) 751-5555
Royal Taxi
 (416) 777-9222
City Taxi
 (416) 740-2222
Crown Taxi
 (416) 750-7878
Diamond Taxi
 (416) 366-6868